DIY Decor Yarn Stars

DIY Decor Yarn Stars

July 4th is one of my favorite holidays to MAKE decorations for they stay up all summer and no one questions it because it’s just ‘Americana’. One items I recently fell in love with was these DIY Yarn Stars that make a great decor item! They are great on their own, attached to glasses, baskets,… Read More »

Menu Planning Monday Week of June 22, 2015

 Menu Planning Monday Week of June 22, 2015 Not sure where to start with Menu Planning? Check out our Menu Planning 101 and my menu planning tips Also watch my How I Menu Plan Video.   Monday – Breakfast for Dinner Tuesday – Grilled Pepperoni Pizza Sandwich  Wednesday – Coca Cola Chicken (using this recipe but for chicken!)… Read More »

June Google+ and YouTube Amazon Blast – Ends 6/28

We are wrapping up this Months Amazon Blast with Pinterest! Join us and try not to get sucked into pinterest TOO much! Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon Pinterest blast where one lucky reader will win a $100 Amazon gift card. The giveaway is open to everyone and provided by Makobi Scribe. Good Luck!… Read More »

Grilled Pepperoni Pizza Sandwich

Grilled Pepperoni Pizza Sandwich

I love simple and easy recipes. 4 ingredients and they are ones I generally have in my house 95% of the time! This makes a great lunch when I have kiddos over. Kids love sandwiches and they love pizza. Then they generally love the person who put 2 of them together! Seriously your kids have… Read More »

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Thrifty Thursday | Move Your Bank Account


 Thrifty Thursday | Move Your Bank Account  if you aren’t getting any extras from your bank it’s time to move! Many banks now offer a reward DEBIT card. You get point based on spending and use the point to get freebies. Free travel, free gift cards ect. Many will give you a bonus for using… Read More »

How to Get into Museums for Free!

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  The Penny Hoarder has shared some great ways to get into museums for free! We love museums they are great for a homeschool day out and mom and dad always tend to learn something too! 2 years ago we did a lesson on dinosaurs since my kids wanted to learn about them. We finished it… Read More »

Sam’s Club Tire Installation Package

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sam’s Club . All opinions are 100% mine. Here is another reason to get a Sam’s Club membership and another way to save! They have some great auto & tire services! The Sam’s Club Dare to Compare all-in tire offer allows you to buy tired with… Read More »

What to Pack for BlogHer and Other Blog Conferences!

I remember my first blog conference I was flying by the seat of my pants and there really wasn’t any article out about packing for a BLOG conference. So I took the info from the what to pack for a business conference and ran with it. Here is what I think you need to Pack… Read More »

Firecracker Vanilla Cupcakes

Firecracker Vanilla Cupcakes

I have to say making treats for my July 4th BBQ is one of my favorite things. I think it stems from back when I was a kid my parents would host HUGE July 4th get togethers. It was all day surrounded by friends and family and I LOVED it! That love has spread to… Read More »